1441, Spittal – (Hohenfels ??)
6 March – 28 April
|METHOD OF DEPARTURE
|Ordered to surrender at Kalamata,
29th April 1941
Dulag 185, Corinth
Dulag 183, Salonika
|IN OCCUPIED EUROPE
Stalag XVIIID, Marberg
ArbKdo 296/L Altneudorfl, S Austria
Oflag 111C, Spittal am der Drau
Stalag 383 Hohenfels, Bavaria
1 Sam knew the Archivist’s father back home before the war (L/Cpl Norman Scott CMP) and teamed up with him in Dulag 185, Corinth, early May 1941.
2 Shared same cattle-trucks to Stalag XVIIID – my father’s PoW No was 5924.
3 Shared same farm accommodation when my father was in ArbKdo 233/L at Radkersberg, S Austria.
4 Wrote his memoirs as “Sam’s Saga”.
5 Died 3rd August 2012 aged 99.
6 Fellow thespian of Jack Swinnerton at Stalag 383
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